Best Mattress for a Stomach Sleeper: The Online Mattress Guide (2018)

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Are you a stomach sleeper looking for a comfortable mattress with great support?

Want to buy online – and save a ton of money?

You’ve come to the right place.

As you may have already guessed from the many disappointing mattresses you’ve slept on in the past: stomach sleepers have a hard time finding the right mattress.

Many of the top online mattress brands come with only one comfort level – medium firm.  This is fine for back, side and combination sleepers. Medium-firm mattresses provide a good balance between soft contouring and firm support.

But they are not necessarily the right choice for a for stomach sleeper, who need a firmer mattress with more support and just the right amount of contouring.

If the mattress is too soft, some sections of your body are going to sink lower and warp your spinal cord into an unnatural posture, which can cause back problems.

You also need more cooling and better motion control if you share your bed – and a touch of contouring to cradle your shoulders, ribs, and hips.

So which mattresses are best for someone who sleeps on their belly all night?

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Best Mattresses Sold Online: My Top 10 Favorites of 2018

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Buying a mattress online isn’t as easy as it was just a few years ago.

That’s because today there are more than 100 mattress brands that sell direct to your home online.

Finding the right mattress for your weight, partner, sleeping position and comfort preference today requires a lot of research that you probably don’t have time for.

To help you save time, my team and I have reviewed more than 50 of the best mattresses sold online.

On this page, I tell you my top 10 favorites and explain exactly why I feel that way.

What’s In This Mattress Guide

This buying guide is designed to help you choose the right mattress for your needs and budget – in 15 minutes or less.

On this page, I review what I believe are the ten best mattresses sold online based upon my personal reviews of over 50 mattresses and on my research of other verified owner reviews online.

I’ve gone one step further and selected the top mattress in each of 10 different categories to make your shopping  as painless as possible.

There are 3 sections in this guide, in order:

  1. First, I list my top 10 mattresses – one for each type or need.
  2. Next, I compare them side-by-side in a mobile-friendly table.
  3. Finally, I review each mattress in detail.

So let’s dive in and find you that bed!

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Best 6 Mattresses For Sex That You Can Buy Online (2018 Update)

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Yes – we’re gonna go there.

So turn off your lights – and turn on your laptop…

In this mattress buying guide, I’m about to get down and tell you all about the best mattresses for sex (that you can buy online).

As adventurous as people can be, the bedroom is still where most of us have sex.

This is why amorous couples of any pairing need to consider what makes a mattress great for sex, before they buy.

In this Mattress Buying Guide, we’ll discuss the 6 most important features to look for in a sex-friendly mattress.

Then, we’ll review the 6 best online mattresses for sex that will make your sexy-time, well, a bit sexier.

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Best Innerspring Mattress Sold Online: Top Picks and Reviews

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Are you thinking about buying an innerspring mattress online?

You’ve come to the right place.

In this innerspring mattress buying guide, I’ll introduce you to what I believe are the best innerspring mattresses sold online.

I’ll also explain the different types of innerspring mattresses available for sale today and what kinds of sleepers they are best suited for.

If you are not looking for an innerspring mattress, then check out my reviews of the best mattresses sold online for other options – including latex and memory foam

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Best Latex Mattress: Zenhaven vs. PlushBeds vs. Nest vs. Brooklyn Bedding

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Thinking about buying a latex mattress – but don’t know which one to get? You’ve come to the right place. In this 5-minute mattress comparison, we will compare the best latex mattresses sold online: Zenhaven, PlushBeds Botanical Bliss, Nest Hybrid Latex and Brooklyn Signature. What’s In This Mattress Comparison? My aim here is to help you find the best latex mattress for … Read more…

The Best Mattresses for Side Sleepers (That You Can Buy Online)

Best Mattresses For Side Sleepers

The mattress needs of side-sleepers are different than those of back- and stomach-sleepers.

The most important difference is that sleeping on your side creates sharper body angles and deeper pressure points that the surface of a mattress must contend with. This is why side-sleepers need more compliant surfaces that also provide excellent support without ‘bottoming-out’.

Side sleepers are also more likely to move around at night as they switch positions, so motion transfer can become an issue when two partners share the bed.

In this updated Best Mattress Guide, we’ve used these requirements to select the best online mattresses for side sleepers in five different categories:

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To get a quick overview of our top picks and to see them compared side-by-side, then keep reading this page.

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The Best Mattress For Back Pain You Can Buy Online

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Quit whining about your back pain – and DO something about it!

See My Favorite Mattress for Back Pain Sufferers 


My husband and I have slept on a LOT of mattresses during the last couple of years.

I suffer from almost daily back pain, caused by a bad car wreck in college and years of swimming competitively.

I’m not alone.

Back pain is one of the most common health conditions in America with 80 percent of the US population experiencing it sometime in the course of their lives. Sitting improperly, injury, awkward walking gaits and repeatedly lifting heavy weights can all lead to back pain.

Two common mattress problems can also make back pain worse:

  1. uneven support of your body, which causes too much pressure on the lower back; and 
  2. bad sleeping posture, which causes the spine to assume an unnatural position and cause your body to fight all night to keep things aligned.

What’s In This Mattress Guide

In this guide I review my three favorite mattresses to relieve back pain and explain why I picked them.

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The Best 5 Mattresses Sold Online Right Now

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Buying a new mattress isn’t something you do every day.

Before you spend that much money, you want to know that the bed you are buying is the best you can afford.

So far, Eric and I have reviewed over 30 mattresses on this site.

In this article, I cover what we believe are the best mattresses sold online in five categories.

Click a category below to see my top pick, now:

  1. memory foam
  2. latex
  3. innerspring
  4. organic
  5. custom / split

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